Dries Mertens Footballer Career & Stats

Dries Mertens Footballer Career & Stats

Born: May 6, 1987, Leuven, Belgium

Height: 5' 7" (1.69 m)

Weight: 134 lbs (61 kg)

Career start: 2004

Current Teams: 

  • Belgium national football team (#14 / Midfielder, Forward)
  • S.S.C. Napoli (#14 / Forward)
Club information
Current team Napoli
Number 14
Youth career
1996–1998 Stade Leuven
1998–2003 Anderlecht
2003–2005 Gent
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2005–2007 Gent 0 (0)
2005–2006 Eendracht Aalst (loan) 14 (4)
2006–2007 AGOVV (loan) 35 (2)
2007–2009 AGOVV 73 (28)
2009–2011 Utrecht 65 (16)
2011–2013 PSV 62 (37)
2013– Napoli 33 (11)
National team
2004 Belgium U17 4 (0)
2011– Belgium 28 (4)

Career statistics

Club

Club Season League Cup Europe Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Eendracht Aalst 2005–06 14 4 0 0 14 4
AGOVV Apeldoorn 2006–07 35 2 0 0 35 2
2007–08 38 15 0 0 38 15
2008–09 35 13 2 1 37 14
Total 108 30 2 1 0 0 110 31
Utrecht 2009–10 34 6 5 1 39 7
2010–11 31 10 4 1 12 3 47 14
Total 65 16 9 2 12 3 86 21
PSV 2011–12 33 21 5 3 11 3 49 27
2012–13 29 16 4 1 6 1 39 18
Total 62 37 9 4 17 4 88 45
Napoli 2013-14 33 11 4 2 10 0 47 13
Total 33 11 4 2 10 0 47 13
Career totals 282 98 23 9 39 7 345 114

International goals

International goals
S.No Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 15 August 2012 Belgium  Netherlands 2–2 4–2 Friendly
2. 6 February 2013 Belgium  Slovakia 2–1 2–1 Friendly
3. 7 June 2014 Belgium  Tunisia 1–0 1–0 Friendly
4. 17 June 2014 Brazil  Algeria 2–1 2–1 2014 FIFA World Cup